|Description:||This resident is indicating the first evidence of chlordane contamination in a local Chattanooga, Tenn. water supply.|
In March 1976, a section of the public water system in Chattanooga, Tenn. supplying 105 people was contaminated with chlordane, a chlorinated hydrocarbon pesticide. The EPA and Stewart Laboratories of Knoxville, Tenn. handled the water sampling.
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